Category Archives: Other UK News

Datchet Golf Club

Datchet golf course

Discreetly tucked away, just a lob wedge from the centre of Datchet Village, you will be warmly welcomed by the members and staff alike. We hope to see you here soon!

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DATCHET GOLF CLUB
BUCCLEUCH ROAD, DATCHET, BERKS, SL3 9BP
Telephone: 01753 543 887

Pro Shop: 01753 545 222
email: secretary@datchetgolfclub.co.uk

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The 2 Towers In The 1951 Festival of Britain

SkylonThe 1951 Festival of Britain had 2 interesting towers.

The web got additional information on the Skylon,

Festival of BritainThe other tower on the Festival site was the Shot Tower. Again through the wonders of the internet here’s all about it, In the photo from Terry Whalebone’s Flickr site, shows the Shot Tower on the left.

  • Later image of the  Shot Tower after the Festival had ended
  • Shot Tower description in Wikipedia
  • In Festival of Britain Lighthouse by Mycetes provides both explanation and some history of the Shot Tower